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Symposium Bar & Grill


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


Mediterranean, European, Greek
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed August 16, 2019

There are many people just this week in Arendal, but this restaurant has totally lost everything from service and delivery. The restaurant is crammed in and out. But no waitress or staff take care of the guests. We manage to hijack a table and wait...More

Date of visit: August 2019
1  Thank clarkUtvik
Reviewed August 11, 2019

It looked nice, people both inside and out, so we stepped inside, out of the drizzel. Were we welcomed? No. So we took a seat. Did it take long? Yes, and I cannot imagine why. It is so easy to say hi, here are the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

A Greek restaurant with a very limited menu. Notwithstanding the lamb we ordered was excellent - tender and tasty. Not looking authentically Greek but the food was a reasonable interpretation and quite nice. The waiter was inattentive, and to make matters worse was given to...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank NigelG407
Reviewed November 21, 2018

I understand that they have revamped and modernized the restaurant. But if it used to be a Greek restaurant, it isn't much of one anymore. I have never seen a Greek restaurant with BBQ Spareribs on the menu.. :| There was a couple of items,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank carlgeorgt
Reviewed November 18, 2018

During my week in Arendal I had lunch here twice. I can't have dairies, so the usual Greek paraphernalia of yoghurt is out of the question for me. I got a meal of seashells instead with pommes frites and aioli. It was very tasty and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisbeth L
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Tasty and well prepared food. Quick service and friendly staff. I had "kleftiko lammegryte", which I concider good value for money! I think the restaurant has moved and got a new address. We went to the old place first, but was guided to the new...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Eivlid
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Was happy to find a Greek restaurant in Arendal, so entered here with no doubts. A nice clean place, has terrace, and good atmosphere with Greek music on background. We asked for the menus and few explanations of it, as no English version available, but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Bebshka
Reviewed October 21, 2017

the food is real greek i order kleftico which is lamb join cook slow with spices and it was delicious they put cheese on top which they don't do in Greece but I guess is for norwegian taste, then we had salsiki which is greek...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Zoila19
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner at Symposium on a Sunday evening. We where the only people at the restaurant at the moment. The service was good and the food was good. Had a nice time with friends.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank TomB2800
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Location is perfect. Just a neigbour for chuch. Nice terrace. Lunch was tapas type of lunch. You could choose two choice from list. All alternatives was really good. Prize was very reasonable also. Prize for lunch is 100 Nok.

Date of visit: June 2017
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